Luke Jackson is a professional baseball pitcher for the Atlanta Braves. Jackson was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on August 24, 1991.
Jackson bats and throws to the right. He made his MLB debut for the Texas Rangers on September 4, 2015. Jackson spent his whole career with the Texas Rangers and the Atlanta Braves.
Jackson’s most notable statistics in the MLB included a 2-0 win-loss record (pitching), a 5.56 earned run average, and 44 strikeouts total.
After his senior year, he was picked in the first round, 45th overall, by the Texas Rangers in the 2010 Major League Baseball draft.
He joined the Rangers instead of playing collegiate baseball at the University of Miami. In 2011, he made his professional debut for the Hickory Crawdads, where he went 5–6 with a 5.64 ERA.
Jackson began the season with Hickory before being promoted to the High-A Myrtle Beach Pelicans throughout the season. He was 10–7 with a 4.65 ERA across the two teams.
He began 2013 with Myrtle Beach. During the season, he was promoted to the Double-A Frisco RoughRiders. He was selected the Nolan Ryan Minor League Pitcher of the Year at the end of the season. He started 2014 back with Frisco. He was later promoted to Triple-A Round Rock Express.
Luke Jackson’s Net Worth And Contract
Luke currently earns $3,800,000 per year and has an estimated salary of $5,000,000 US dollars.
Luke Jackson’s Career Stats